THE funeral service for Merintha (Min) Robinson, of St Martin’s Close, Stamford, took place at St Mary and St Augustine’s Church, Stamford, Father Christopher O’Connor officiating.
Mrs Robinson died at Peterborough City Hospital, aged 88. She was the daughter of the late Bob and Emma Peacock and for many years worked at Blackstones with her twin sister Aleatha, where she met her husband Roy.
A devout Catholic, she attended church regularly and was a member of the Thursday Club. She also attended keep fit for the over 60s at Stamford Arts Centre, .Family mourners included: Roy Robinson (widower), Anne and Trevor Dearing (representing families in the US and Tenerife), Ken Plant, Dorothy and Campbell Walters (Ian Walters), Ivy and Nick Carter (Andrew Carter and Stephen and family in New Zealand), Norah and Bob Oliver, Lynn and David Kilpin (Sarah, Jamie and families), Kevin Plant, Linda Mills, Jane Gibson (David and boys), Lisa Johnson (David and children), Emma Plant (Ross Dyson), Hayley Plant (James Smith).
Sympathisers included: Sadie Lettice, Carmel Seamer, Winnie Conneely, Philip Naylor (Golden Fleece), Renata Lees (June Towell), Terry Browning (Samson), Colin Woods (family), Judy Ramanoop, Peg McHugh and family (Mary Begley and Maura and Brian Goodwin), Raffaele Auciello and family, Olive Thorpe, Jane Hutton, Olive Vinter, Elaine West-Sadler, Anna Emerson and family, Joan Wakefield (Tenter Court residents), Amy Munton (Tracy Parker, Freda and Don Christie, Sybil Wright), Peter Garrett (Angela, Mandy and families), Nick Beasley (residents of St Martins Close, Carol Johnson, Bella Buttress), Marie Hare (Thursday Club), Joan Middleton, June Kettle (Wally Kettle), Rose Ireland (Johanna, Rebekah and Alice Ali. Betty Whitehead, Jean Maker, Mary Howell, Ellen Hardie, Pam Smith, Robert Dawson (family), Kay Fawsitt (Thursday Club, CWL), Fiona Ruddle, Luisia Martin and family, Lilian Popple, Pat Jones, Terry and Esme Gray, Pat Spiers, Nina Duffy, P Dancer, Carol Marjoram (Derrick Marjoram), Robin and Blanche Long (Kevin, Debbie and families), Mary and Dennis Smith, Em Starky (Mr and Mrs Starky), Edyth Day, P Patrick, Pat and John Griffiths, Doreen Freear, James Freear (Penny Baker),